Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) Archive Page
Suspicious or confirmed blue green algae blooms were reported on the waterbodies listed in the archive reports.
The following reports summarize notifications that were listed on the HABs Notifications page in past seasons:
- 2012 HABs Archive(PDF, 114 KB)
- 2013 HABs Archive(PDF, 124 KB)
- 2014 HABs Archive (PDF, 128 KB)
- 2015 HABs Archive(PDF, 65 KB)
Lake Champlain blooms are not reported here- this information can be found on the Vermont Department of Health's blue-green algae notification page (link leaves DEC website.)
Anyone using a waterbody is advised to avoid direct contact with any discolored water and to report suspected HABs conditions to DEC by submitting a Suspicious Algal Bloom Report Form (PDF, 764 KB) or by contacting your regional DEC office or by calling 518-402-8179.